Harry Whitaker Catalog

1976 (age 34)

Woody Shaw, Azar Lawrence, David Schnitter - Black Renaissance  (Baystate (J) RVJ-6006)

Woody Shaw, trumpet; David Schnitter, tenor sax; Azar Lawrence, tenor, soprano sax; Harry Whitaker, piano; Buster Williams, bass; Billy Hart, drums; Earl Bennett, Billy Hart, Howard King, Mtume, percussion; Assata Doby, Lani Groves, Edna Holt, Sandy Nakamura, singing voices; Bobby Andrews, Dwight Carson, Fikisha Cumbo, Andaye DeLaCruz, Sekou Sundiata, speaking voices.
Sound Ideas Studios, NYC, January 15, 1976
Black Renaissance
Howard King, drums; replaces Hart.
Magic Ritual
** also issued on Baystate (J) RJL-2606 entitled "Harry Whitaker And Woody Shaw - Black Renaissance". Luv N' Haight LHLP 037 entitled "Body, Mind And Spirit - Black Renaissance".

1981

Harry Whitaker - One Who Sees All Things  (Smalls Records SRCD 0035)

Gary Bartz, soprano sax; Harry Whitaker, piano, electric piano, synthesizer, percussion; Alex Blake, bass guitar; Billy Hart, drums; Sybil Thomas, vocals.
NYC, 1981-1982
One Who Sees All Things
Terumasa Hino, trumpet; Rene McLean, tenor sax; Harry Whitaker, piano, electric piano, synthesizer, percussion; Andy McCloud, bass; Motohiko Hino, drums.
Fire Sign, Part 1
Fire Sign, Part 2
Terumasa Hino, trumpet; Gary Bartz, alto sax; Harry Whitaker, piano, electric piano, synthesizer, percussion; Alex Blake, bass; Billy Hart, drums.
Grey Wolf
Terumasa Hino, trumpet; Rene McLean, tenor sax; Harry Whitaker, piano, electric piano, synthesizer, percussion; Andy McCloud, bass; Motohiko Hino, drums.
This Masquerade
Paula Bing, flute; Colette Michaan, alto flute; John Stubblefield, soprano sax; Steve Grossman, Rene McLean, tenor sax; Harry Whitaker, piano, electric piano, synthesizer, percussion; Billy Patterson, electric guitar; Teruo Nakamura, bass; Buddy Williams, drums; Jerry Gonzales, congas, bongos; Crusher Bennett, percussion; Yvonne Lewis, vocals.
Afterlife, Part 1
Afterlife, Part 2

2001 (age 59)

Harry Whitaker Trio - The Sound Of Harry Whitaker  (Fresh Sound (Sp) FSR 5034 CD)

Harry Whitaker, piano; Pat O'Leary, bass; Craig Wuepper, drums.
Acoustic Recording, Brooklyn, NY, May 8, 2001;
All Tribe Studio, NJ, March 28, 2001
Our Day Will Come
The Fishin' Hole "Theme From Andy Griffith's Show"
Equinox
Strangers In Paradise
Take Me Out To The Ballgame
Moonlight In Vermont
Gal In Calico
More Than You Know
Wee

2007 (age 65)

Harry Whitaker - Thoughts (Past And Present)  (Smalls Records SRCD 0026)

Harry Whitaker, piano; Omer Avital, bass; Dan Aran, drums.
The Able Bakery, NY, June 18, 2007
Love Is The Reflection In The Mirrors Behind Your Eyes (1974)
The Children And The Warlock (1975)
Safari (December 1993)
Come See Through My Eyes (December 24, 1984)
Flight Of Mind (Summer 1970)
Thoughts (January 1987)
Steppin' With The Lord (1974)
I Have To Be Your Lover (September 9, 1977)
Blues For The Piano Players (October 17, 1987)